Twenty-five student-athletes are slated to receive degrees during Alabama’s summer commencement this weekend.
Among those graduating are five who have earned master’s degrees: Peyton Grantham (softball), J.C. Hassenauer (football), Leona Lafaele (softball), Carlo Rezzonico (swimming and diving) and Connor Short (baseball).
Three softball players who earned All-America status at UA are graduating: Lafaele, Alexis Osorio and Demi Turner. Softball’s Sydney Booker will also go through commencement on Saturday along with women’s basketball player Quanetria Bolton, rower Lauren Feher, volleyball player Quincey Gary, diver Christina Lu and soccer player Alexis Mouton.
In addition to Hassenauer, Elisha Shaw, Thomas Pell and Deionte Thompson from football will receive diplomas. From the men’s swimming and diving team, Will Freeman and Robert Ramoska will join Rezzonico in graduating. Two members of the men’s golf team – Jonathan Hardee and Steven Setterstrom – are also slated to receive diplomas.
Five members of the track and field/cross country program are graduating: Mark Edwards and Quincy Smith from the men’s squad and Sarah Mohan, Rachael Reddy and Alison Ringle from the women’s team.